Māori and Early Childhood Education

Māori and Early Childhood Education (pdf)
01 Jun 2009

This fact sheet presents information about the uptake of Early Childhood Education in New Zealand since 2000.

Key Results

 • Māori enrolments in ECE increased 19 percent between 2001 and 2008

• The proportion of Mäori staff with an ECE qualification has increased in recent years

• Since 2005, more than a quarter of ECE services are provided using at least some te reo Mäori as a medium for instruction

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